Here's what to do in Atlanta this week

From a birthday bash to a barbecue social, there's plenty to enjoy in Atlanta this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.

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Community Bucket’s birthday bash

From the event description:

We'll celebrate with a party at American Spirit Whiskey, complete with delicious catering, party games, music and more.

When: Saturday, Aug. 24, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: ASW Distillery, 199 Armour Drive NE
Admission: $20
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Community Conversation: The Changing Face of Atlanta

From the event description:

With Atlanta's population and urban renewal on the rise, longtime residents often find themselves pushed out of the neighborhoods in which they grew up. Does gentrification or "urban renewal" always mean displacement, or is it truly an investment that benefits our communities?  

When: Saturday, Aug. 24, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: Learning and Leadership Center - YMCA of Metro Atlanta, 569 MLK Jr. Drive NW
Admission: Free
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NPU Initiative: August Working Session

From the event description:

The Center for Civic Innovation recently launched the NPU Initiative, an independently-led, multi-year study and review of the city’s historic Neighborhood Planning Unit (NPU) system.

When: Saturday, Aug. 24, noon-2 p.m.
Where: Center for Civic Innovation, 115 Martin Luther King Junior Drive SW, Suite #200
Admission: Free
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Summer Barbecue Social  

From the event description:

This interactive event offers a unique and engaging opportunity to learn about and enjoy the full line of spirits and brews from ASW Distillery, 18.21 Bitters, Reformation Brewery and Scofflaw Brewing Co., all while savoring perfectly paired, gourmet small bites from our kitchen. 

When: Saturday, Aug. 24, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: Southern Art and Bourbon Bar, 3315 Peachtree Road NE
Admission: $45
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